A memorial graveside funeral service will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. for longtime Taft resident, Kermit “Jack” Shannon, 86.

KERMIT “JACK” SHANNON
August 15, 1923 – February 27, 2010

A memorial graveside funeral service will be held in the West Side District Cemetery on Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. for longtime Taft resident, Kermit “Jack” Shannon, 86.  Mr. Shannon was born in El Reno, Oklahoma on August 15, 1923 and passed away in Bakersfield on February 27, 2010.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Adil Shannon.  His survivors include his children and their spouses, Pat and Earl Mason of Texas, Mary and Billie Jones of Maricopa, William and Marcie Shannon of Bakersfield, and Tammy and Bill Owens of Taft; his grandchildren, Donna and Ronnie, Robert and John, Josh, Kyle, Devin, and Marissa, Reynita, Evelyn, Anthony, and Richard, Rebecca, Charles and Rodney; and by his nine great-grandchildren.  There are no visitation hours scheduled and the arrangements are under the direction of the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home.  www.EricksonAndBrown.com